The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
Rank 172 197 201
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +4
Contract jobs citing E-business 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.093% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.11% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Median daily rate £323 £338 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% -28.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £338 £414
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £338 £594
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +143.75%
E-business
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2999 4424 4661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.23% 82.29% 80.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2399 3494 3452
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 43 46
Median hourly rate £17.25 £21.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.76% -2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-business across the City of London region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

E-business Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-business.

1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Legal
4 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (28.57%) MDX
5 4 (28.57%) QlikView
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (28.57%) Tableau
5 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (28.57%) ETL
5 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
5 4 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
6 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Financials
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle FAH
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) QlikView
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2014
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2016
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (14.29%) Hyperion Smart View
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Legal
3 5 (35.71%) Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Financial Institution
4 3 (21.43%) General Ledger
4 3 (21.43%) Law
5 1 (7.14%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Consultant
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Business Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SSAS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SSIS Developer
2 4 (28.57%) SSRS Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Functional Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) E-Business Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Manager
5 1 (7.14%) IT Services Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Financials Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) MDX
2 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (28.57%) ETL
1 4 (28.57%) Kimball Methodology
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.14%) ITSM
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) Regulatory Compliance
3 1 (7.14%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (28.57%) Tableau
3 1 (7.14%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) Dell
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Hyperion
3 1 (7.14%) Remedy
3 1 (7.14%) Sybase